European Opinion

Thousands of employees of the U.N agency for Palestinian refugees demonstrate in support of their organization following US funding cuts in Gaza City, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018.

UN Palestinian refugee agency is ‘part of the problem’ — Swiss minister

Prime Minister Viktor Orban waves as he attends the final electoral rally of the ruling Fidesz party. He currently has a hefty majority and all the signs are he will win another one.

Four Eastern member states – whose leaders are treated as populist morons by Brussels – pose an even bigger threat to the EU than Brexit.

Angela Merkel is facing a huge drop in support as Germany demands change.

Backing for chancellor crumbles as Germany demands change.

‘While the problems facing the web are complex and large, we should see them as bugs: problems that have been created by people – and can be fixed by people.’ Photograph: Dong Wenjie/Getty Images

Berners-Lee: It’s dangerous having a handful of companies control how ideas and opinions are shared. A regulator may be needed.